Matthew is recognised internationally as a saxophone educator. His teaching practice has consistently been described as "innovative", "exemplary" and "outstanding" by a variety of teaching institutions. His educational material, available at SAXOPHONE Studies.com, has been described as "inspirational" and "game changing". Matthew has been writing arrangements for saxophonists and saxophone bands for many years and has received commissions internationally for his work. As a saxophonist, Matthew has recorded sessions for BBC Television and Radio, ITV, Channel 4, and Sky Television. He has toured and recorded throughout the UK and in Europe with a wide range of bands and artists. Matthew is a Syos Saxophone Artist and endorser of their mouthpieces.